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  • Denticetopsis macilenta
  • Denticetopsis macilenta
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Scientific Name Denticetopsis macilenta  (Eigenmann, 1912)
Common Name
Type Locality Creek below Potaro Landing (5°23'N, 59°08'W), Guyana.
Synonym(s) Hemicetopsis macilentus, Pseudocetopsis macilentus
Pronunciation den tee sea top siss
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Size 67mm or 2.6" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.
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Distribution South America: Essequibo River basin.
Guyana Waters, Coastal Rivers of Guyanas, Essequibo (click on these areas to find other species found there)

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Breeding Unreported.
Breeding Reports There is no breeding report.
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Reference Memoirs of the Carnegie Museum v. 5 (no. 1), pp 211, Pl. 23 (fig. 1).
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Last Update 2019 Sep 29 07:37 (species record created: 2004 Mar 02 00:00)